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Mother and Baby Documentary wins at Dublin International Film Festival

03/03/2018 - Tuam Home Survivors Network would like to congratulate Mia Mullarkey, Alice McDowell and all the team from Iska Films on winning the Best Irish Short Film for the documentary Mother and Baby also Mia Mullarkey for winning the Discovery Award at Dublin International Film Festival  Thanks to all who took part in the documentary and for courageously sharing their story.

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Flowers for Magdalenes Galway - Sunday, 11th March at 2pm in Bohermore Cemetery

03/03/2018 - Remembering the Magdalene Women and Children of Galway. Takes place on Sunday 11th March at Bohermore Cemetery at 2pm. There will be stories, songs and poetry and all are welcome.

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Catherine Corless - Galway and National People of the Year Awards 2017

11/02/2018 - We are delighted to announce that Catherine Corless is nominated for both The Galway People of the Year Award 2017 and the National People of the Year Award 2017. Catherine will be honoured for her research into the Tuam Mother & Baby Home.

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Consultation on the Options and Appropriate Courses of Actions available to Government at the site of the former Mother & Baby Home, Tuam, Co. Galway, Ireland

02/02/2018 - Consultation on the Options and Appropriate Courses of Actions available to Government at the site of the former Mother & Baby Home as issued by Galway County Council on January 31st 2018:

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Charter for a Collaborative Forum of Former Residents of Mother and Baby Homes and Related Instutions.

13/01/2018 - Minister Katherine Zappone is to establish a Collaborative Forum to facilitate dialogue and action on issues of concern to former residents of the institutions which historically focused on services for unmarried mothers and their children.

The Minister recognises that a significant number of people have been deeply affected by the experiences which they, or family members and relatives, may have had in these institutions

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